Tom Barnes II has been named President Elect of the Kansas Bar Association Bankruptcy and Insolvency Section for 2021.
In its Annual List of Top Attorneys, Super Lawyers named Tom R. Barnes II in the field of Bankruptcy: Business and Lee Hendricks in the field of State, Local and Municipal Law.
Topeka’s and Shawnee County’s legal offices spent more than half a million dollars on outside counsel in 2014 alone. The bulk of payments stem from wrongful death suit against county jail.
Public water supply is a 24/7/365 business. Larger systems have employees on the job at all times, but for the vast majority of systems in Kansas, nights, weekends, and holidays are covered by employees on call.Federal wage and hour laws regulate on call time for public employees. These rules can be complicated, and do not apply the same to everyone.
The list goes on and on – people across the state who serve on boards or in positions of power who embezzle or steal.